Strong Roots, Bountiful Harvest

Franklin Garden Club

 Franklin, Kentucky

Founded: 1963    Flower:  Magnolia   Colors:  Green & White   60 Members

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Franklin Garden Club is creating a Veteran Plaza at their town’s Post Office.

Meetings:  Social Time and refreshments start at 12:30 and the presentation begins at 1:00  p.m.  Our daytime gatherings are usually on the 3rd Wednesdays, but with different time and locations for Flower Show in September,  field trips in June and October, and a Holiday Party in December.  Our evening meetings are usually on 1st Mondays at 6:00 pm. Please check Facebook page or see the events below for details.

Place: The day meetings are at the Cornerstone Building of the Presbyterian Church located at corner of N. High & W. Kentucky Streets.   The evening meetings are usually at the Literacy Center at 2131 College Street in Franklin. Please check our Franklin Garden Club Facebook page for meeting details and location verification.

Projects: Franklin and Simpson County are celebrating their bicentennial in 2019 and 2020, and the Franklin Garden Club is taking part by creating a garden at the historic Hudspeth Well on the town square and creating a Veteran Plaza at the Post Office.  You can order an engraved brick online or download a printable form.

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Field Trip

Trip to the Gardens at Opryland

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Field Trip
~Where: Opryland Gardens, Nashville TN
~When: Sat 8 Jun 2019 (9:00 AM – 3:30 PM Central Time)

In celebration of National Garden Week, the Franklin Garden Club will take a trip to Nashville to see the Gardens at Opryland.

Club Meeting

Orchids 101

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 1 Jul 2019 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Orchid collectors of the 19th century used to risk life, limb and fortunes to collect species that anyone can have today with the click of a computer mouse or a visit to a big box store for under twenty dollars. Orchids’ reputation for being tough to grow may have scared you off in the past, but join Claude Airall as he shares his easy care favorites along with tips for maintaining their months-long blooms that will bring a feeling of elegance to your favorite room.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 17 Jul 2019 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Watersheds: Our Environmental Impact on the Land Around Us

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 5 Aug 2019 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Whether you live on a farm or in the city, daily decisions we make can have a profound effect on the precious water upon which we all depend. You, your children and grandchildren are invited to an informative demonstration by Michelle Estes, Simpson County Conservation District Operations Manager who will help all of us understand and become stewards of the water that all of us depend upon for a good life.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 21 Aug 2019 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Landscaping with Native Plants

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 2 Sep 2019 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Just in time for fall planting, join Franklin Garden Club president Janeen Grohsmeyer as she shares ideas for incorporating native plants and decorative grasses in your garden to help Simpson County’s pollinators live the good life they need to keep providing the food we eat and the plants and trees we love.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Flower Show

Simpson County Flower Show

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Flower Show
~Where: Old Favorite, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Wed 18 Sep 2019 (3:00 PM – 6:30 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club will hold its annual Flower Show in September. Details and schedule TBA.

Club Meeting

What’s New in African Violets

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 7 Oct 2019 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

When you think of African Violets, perhaps you picture in your mind the little blue flowers in you remember from your grandmother’s window. Join Lindee Vaught, president of Nashville’s African Violet Society as she updates us with the explosion of color, shape, variety that has happened in the African Violet world since that long-ago time. See new varieties and get tips on how to grow these easy care, non-stop bloomers that satisfy our garden-fix in the winter.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 16 Oct 2019 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Holiday Flower Arranging

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 4 Nov 2019 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Think flower arranging is beyond your ability? You’ll have your mind changed when you join master flower stylist Jerri Tarpley as she teaches us some simple rules for arranging flower arrangement for your holiday table using floral components available to anyone. Wow your guests when they ask, “Who did your arrangement?”

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 20 Nov 2019 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Holiday Party

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~When: Sat 7 Dec 2019 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club will celebrate the holidays with a social gathering. Location TBD

Club Meeting

Got Maple Trees? Make Your Own Maple Syrup

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 6 Jan 2020 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

If you have access to maple trees, with a very small investment in equipment you can make your own maple syrup that rivals Vermont’s in taste and quality. Join Gary Spradlin as he walks you through the simple steps to tapping your trees and making your own maple syrup. His process would make a great neighborhood or family project that you can experience starting in February if you wish, or visit Gary at his farm when he starts boiling down the syrup.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 15 Jan 2020 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Master Gardeners: A Conversation with the Community

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 3 Feb 2020 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Join master gardeners from the Franklin Garden Club for conversation and appetizers as we discuss garden questions and concerns. Whether you are an absolute beginner or an advanced gardener, or any skill level in-between, we’d love to have a conversation with community members who want to know more about growing gardens indoors or out. If we don’t know answers to your questions, we’ll make sure we help you find them.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Day Meeting

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 19 Feb 2020 (1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our program begins at 1:00 and the social time starts at 12:30, so come early for food, fellowship, and fun!

Club Meeting

Making Garden Pretties for your Table

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 2 Mar 2020 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Master craftswoman Rita Hartsock has a beautiful idea for your spring table or summer garden party. Join us as she teaches us how to make adorable napkin rings out of miniature clay pots.

You’ll want to invite your friends over for a tea after you see these little perfections.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Spring Luncheon 2020

~Contact: 3012473503 franklinkygardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Cornerstone Building, Franklin KY
~When: Wed 18 Mar 2020 (12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Central Time)

The Franklin Garden Club meets on 3rd Wednesdays at the Cornerstone Building in Franklin. Our luncheon begins at noon and the annual review and meeting start at 1:00

Club Meeting

Franklin GC Evening Program

~Contact: 270-813-0276 franklinKYgardenclub@gmail.com | Franklin Garden Club https://www.facebook.com/franklinkygardenclub/
~What: Club Meeting
~Where: Simpson County Literacy Center, Franklin Kentucky
~When: Mon 6 Apr 2020 (6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time)

Topic will be announced.

Free! Everyone is welcome.

The Franklin Garden Club hosts evening meetings on 1st Mondays (except in June and December) at the Simpson County Literacy Center, 231 S. College Street, Franklin KY.


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